[Python-checkins] [3.6] bpo-35255: Doc: Delete now useless Windows FAQ section (GH-10557) (GH-10725)

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https://github.com/python/cpython/commit/7f93f93fa68f54c1bc128d58fa17536245396de3
commit: 7f93f93fa68f54c1bc128d58fa17536245396de3
branch: 3.6
author: Julien Palard <julien at palard.fr>
committer: Miss Islington (bot) <31488909+miss-islington at users.noreply.github.com>
date: 2018-11-26T09:16:13-08:00
summary:

[3.6] bpo-35255: Doc: Delete now useless Windows FAQ section (GH-10557) (GH-10725)



(cherry picked from commit 5719f275b7153a00a800f5481271a6fc26659c65)

Co-authored-by: Mathieu Dupuy <deronnax at users.noreply.github.com>





https://bugs.python.org/issue35255

files:
M Doc/faq/windows.rst

diff --git a/Doc/faq/windows.rst b/Doc/faq/windows.rst
index bcfd7f4f1fde..772b8c2012c3 100644
--- a/Doc/faq/windows.rst
+++ b/Doc/faq/windows.rst
@@ -301,14 +301,3 @@ In 2.7 and 3.2, :func:`os.kill` is implemented similar to the above function,
 with the additional feature of being able to send :kbd:`Ctrl+C` and :kbd:`Ctrl+Break`
 to console subprocesses which are designed to handle those signals. See
 :func:`os.kill` for further details.
-
-How do I extract the downloaded documentation on Windows?
----------------------------------------------------------
-
-Sometimes, when you download the documentation package to a Windows machine
-using a web browser, the file extension of the saved file ends up being .EXE.
-This is a mistake; the extension should be .TGZ.
-
-Simply rename the downloaded file to have the .TGZ extension, and WinZip will be
-able to handle it.  (If your copy of WinZip doesn't, get a newer one from
-https://www.winzip.com.)



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